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Data Profiling and Cloud Computing Summary
David Loshin looks at how cloud computing may be the answer for the one aspect of data profiling that often seems to confound users – the elongated running time necessary to execute the profile.

Topics: Information Quality (IQ), Data Quality, Data Profiling, Cloud Computing
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by David Loshin | 4 comments
09-24-2009
To Be or Not to Be a BI Appliance Embracer Summary
Is an appliance the right approach to solve your data explosion problem?

Topics: Business Intelligence, Data Integration, Appliances

by Haranath Gnana | 0 comments
09-23-2009
Business Intelligence Cost of Deployment Summary
This article by Lyndsay Wise explores the general pricing structures of business intelligence solutions and what organizations should expect when evaluating the cost of BI solutions within their organizations.

Topics: Business Intelligence

by Lyndsay Wise | 0 comments
09-23-2009
What to Do with Bad Data? Summary
This article discusses the pros and cons of two approaches to dealing with bad data quality.

Topics: Information Quality (IQ), Data Quality

by Tom Breur | 2 comments
09-23-2009
Gambling versus Probability: Predictive Analytics Requires Advanced Skills Summary
Data mining and customer relationship management endeavors, says Tony Rathburn, are dynamic games that continue over time and must constantly evolve to maintain value in helping us evaluate the complex realities in which we operate.

Topics: Analytics, CRM, Data Mining and Statistical Analysis, Data Modeling and Design

by Thomas Rathburn | 1 comment
09-22-2009
Business Intelligence, the Cloud and the Government Summary
Dr. Barquin reviews the impact of the Federal CIO’s announcement that the government has now officially entered the cloud computing space.

Topics: Business Intelligence, Cloud Computing

by Dr. Ramon Barquin | 0 comments
09-22-2009
The Fate of Thought Leadership in the Computer Industry Summary
Bill Inmon compares two types of thought leadership in the computer industry – pure thought leadership and product thought leadership.

Topics: Data Warehousing

by Bill Inmon | 0 comments
09-17-2009
The Need to Simplify Data and Reporting Summary
Tim Leonard offers advice for simplifying the data and reporting environment, and explains the importance of working with the business in order to understand key business processes.

Topics: Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence, Query & Reporting, Operational Business Intelligence

by Timothy Leonard | 0 comments
09-17-2009
New Research on Spreadsheet Usage for Budgeting and Planning in Midsize Organizations Summary
John Colbert reviews the results of a survey of midsize businesses that was conducted to understand the current pains with their internal processes for planning, budgeting and forecasting.

Topics: Performance Management

by John Colbert | 0 comments
09-15-2009
The Emerging Leaders in Business Performance Management, Part 1 Summary
Craig Schiff explains that there are a handful of companies that are making a significant impact in the performance management market, and they are doing so in spite of the strong presence of several larger legacy vendors. He looks at the first set of these emerging leaders in this article.

Topics: Performance Management

by Craig Schiff | 0 comments
09-15-2009
Sales and Marketing: New Face of Web Analytics Summary
Companies are now able to effectively leverage the vast amounts of information pouring out of their web applications, and Larry Goldman discusses the benefits of web analytics as well as the capabilities of the various vendors in this space.

Topics: Analytics, Sales & Marketing Analytics, Web Analytics

by Larry Goldman | 3 comments
09-14-2009
Healthcare Electronic Records Technology and Government Funding: Improving Patient Care? Summary
To be sure, the adoption of electronic health records systems isn't a cure-all for the healthcare industry's ills. The up-front costs of adoption are significant and there is risk of failure. However, Sue Hildreth points out that adoption of this technology does have the potential to significantly reduce paperwork and administrative overhead, as well as the cost of housing massive paper archives, and it can improve the speed and accuracy of medical care.

Topics: Business Intelligence, Outsourcing & Consulting, Customer Data Integration, Enterprise Information Management (EIM)

by Sue Hildreth | 0 comments
09-09-2009
Measuring Intangibles: Breaking Down Analytic Barriers Summary
Often, companies measure what is easy to measure rather than what is really needed for effective analytics. Dave Wells provides a comprehensive explanation of why it is necessary to change the focus from measuring outcomes to measuring influences.

Topics: Analytics, Business Intelligence, Business Analytics

by Dave Wells | 0 comments
09-03-2009
The 2-Month Data Model Summary
Bill Inmon reminds us that the construction of a data model does not have to be a lengthy and costly process.

Topics: Data Warehousing, Data Modeling and Design

by Bill Inmon | 1 comment
09-03-2009
In-Store Video Business Intelligence for Casinos/Resorts Summary
Al Cordoba describes the myriad of ways that an in-store business intelligence and decision support system can provide an open, flexible and future-proof system at a fraction of the cost of in-store observation studies.

Topics: Business Intelligence, Analytics

by Al Cordoba | 0 comments
09-01-2009

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